The Herald Bulletin

Morning Update

Colts

December 8, 2013

Bengals throw cold water on Colts AFC South title parade

(Continued)

"I felt my left foot get hit but don't know if I tripped on my own or was hit," Green-Ellis said. "That's something I'll have to watch film on and see how it went."

The Colts got the ball with 1:06 remaining but marched only to their own 46-yard line before punting it away and taking a 14-0 deficit into the locker room.

Cincinnati pressed the issue to start the third quarter, driving 80 yards on nine plays for a 1-yard Green-Ellis touchdown run that was not in question.

"We had some long drives and some big plays, and we kept scoring points which really helped us out," Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton said after completing 24 of 35 passes for 275 yards and three touchdowns. "Being up 14 going into halftime was big, but we needed to keep it going. The offense did a really good job of being balanced. We had some big runs, and we had some big catches that really helped us win the game."

Dalton threw a 29-yard touchdown pass to Marvin Jones on Cincinnati's opening drive and added a 1-yard strike to Jermaine Gresham at the end of the third quarter and a 9-yard toss to A.J. Green at the start of the fourth. The quarterback also scored on an 8-yard run to cap the Bengals' output with 4:03 remaining in the game.

It was the third straight home game with at least 40 points for Cincinnati, and the Bengals improved to 6-0 at Paul Brown Stadium.

It was also the second time in the past three outings that the Colts defense had surrendered at least 40 points.

"It just comes down to all 11 guys being on the same page and doing their job and being consistent," Indianapolis head coach Chuck Pagano said of the defensive breakdowns. "You can credit them. They made some plays. (Giovani) Bernard and Green-Ellis are darn good running backs. They did a nice job."

Text Only
Colts
  • SPT - HB0823 - Saints art Saints should provide barometer for ambitious Colts The last two meetings with the New Orleans Saints have ended in misery for the Indianapolis Colts.

    August 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • SPT - HB0819 - McAfee art George Bremer: McAfee can't wait for another shot at miracle finish Two days later, Pat McAfee still was kicking himself for missing a 64-yard field goal that would have provided an even more improbable finish to Saturday's 27-26 preseason loss against the New York Giants.

    August 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • SPT - HB0818 - Griff Whalen art Rogers, Whalen heating up WR conversation Da'Rick Rogers and Griff Whalen are competing so hard for the fifth WR spot, the Colts might be convinced to keep six.

    August 17, 2014 2 Photos

  • WEB Colts art 8-17 Giants rally past Colts in preseason home opener Pat McAfee truly believes he should have made a game-winning field goal for the Indianapolis Colts on Saturday night. Never mind that the punter's attempt came from 64 yards out — a distance that would have equaled the NFL record set by Matt Prater last year. McAfee was focused only on the 27-26 loss against the New York Giants and how his right foot could have changed it.

    August 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • SPT - HB0816 - Colts art Colts still in evaluation mode against Giants

    Many eyes will be turned toward Jonotthan Harrison tonight when the Indianapolis Colts host the New York Giants in their second preseason game. The undrafted free agent out of the University of Florida figures to be the starting center following Khaled Holmes' sprained ankle in the opener against the New York Jets.

    August 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • VIDEO: Colts QBs ready for NBA, MLB?

    Colts quarterbacks Andrew Luck, Matt Hasselbeck and Chandler Harnish went through some unique warmups before practice at Colts training camp at Anderson University.

    August 14, 2014

  • NWS - HB0814 - Colts Camp - 212 Fans seek signatures on last day of Colts camp

    The Indianapolis Colts finished their time in Anderson with a quick practice under beautiful conditions. The nice weather brought out about 1,000 people to see the Colts off and grab an autograph or two if possible.

    August 13, 2014 3 Photos

  • SPT - HB0814 - Colts Camp - 130 Colts end eventful camp on light note

    Chuck Pagano threw his team a little curveball Wednesday to close out the 2014 training camp, providing a light-hearted finish to a three-week stretch at Anderson University that often tested the team's mettle.

    August 13, 2014 2 Photos

  • Contract's up, but AU confident Colts will return AU president James Edwards believes the school soon will begin working on a new deal with the Colts.

    August 13, 2014

  • SPT - HB0813 - Colts Camp - Luck Watch - 058.JPG Colts Camp 2014: Day 19

    VIDEO: The Colts wrapped up training camp Wednesday morning with a shortened practice at Anderson University. The team will return to Indianapolis to continue preparations for Saturday's preseason game against the New York Giants.

    August 13, 2014 1 Photo

Colts Video
Twitter Updates
Reader Photos From Camp


Share your camp photos with us.

Colts Camp Webcast Archive